Canadian Football Franchise Ownership Groups

BC Lions

  • Community/Widely Held 1953 – 1989
  • Murray Pezim 1989 – 1992
  • CFL 1992
  • Bill Comrie 1992 – 1996
  • Skalbania/Jensen 1996
  • CFL 1996
  • David Braley 1996 – Present

Birmingham Barracudas

  • Fred Smith 1995 – 1996

Calgary Stampeders

  • Community/Widely Held 1948 – 1991
  • Larry Ryckman 1991 – 1996
  • Sig Gutsche 1996 – 2001
  • Feterik/Bubonic 2001 – 2005
  • Hellard/Forzani/Mitchell 2005 – 2010
  • Forzani/Mitchell/Sapunjis 2010 – 2012
  • CSEC/Forzani/Mitchell 2012 – Present

Edmonton Eskimos

  • Community/Widely Held 1949 – Present

Hamilton Tiger-Cats/Tigers/Football Club

  • Community/Widely Held 1950 – 1960
  • Unknown 1960 – 1974
  • Michael DeGroote 1974 – 1978
  • Maple Leaf Gardens Ltd. 1978 – 1989
  • David Braley 1989 – 1992
  • Yachetti/Michaluk/Others 1992 – 1993
  • Yachetti/Michaluk/McDonald/Others 1993 – 1995
  • McDonald/Grant 1995 – 2003
  • CFL 2003
  • Bob Young 2003 – Present

Las Vegas Posse

  • Nick Mileti 1993 – 1995

Memphis Mad Dogs

  • Art Williams 1995 – 1996

Montreal Alouettes

  • Craddock/Dandurand/Hayman 1946 – 1951
  • Robertson/Skelcher/Stone 1951 – 1954
  • Workman/Dandurand 1954 – 1956
  • Ted Workman 1956 – 1966
  • Workman/Atwell 1966 – 1967
  • Joe Atwell 1967 – 1969
  • Sam Berger 1969 – 1981
  • Nelson Skalbania 1981 – 1982

Montreal Alouettes/Baltimore Stallions/CFL Colts

  • Jim Speros 1994
  • Jim Speros 1994 – 1996
  • Speros/Gelfand 1996 – 1997
  • Robert Wetenhall 1997 – Present

Montreal Concordes/Alouettes

  • Bronfman/Imasco 1982 – 1986
  • Bronfman/Imasco/Kimball 1986 – 1987
  • Kimball/Hole 1987

Ottawa RedBlacks

  • Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group 2012 – Present

Ottawa Renegades

  • Smith/Gillis/Kisma/Waters/Baker 2001 – 2005
  • Glieberman/Smith/Waters 2005 – 2006

Ottawa Rough Riders/Senators/Rough Riders/Football Club

  • Community/Widely Held 1897 – 1950
  • Sam Berger 1950 – 1960
  • Loeb/Unknown 1960 – 1969
  • David Loeb 1969 – 1977
  • Alan Waters 1977 – 1987
  • Limited Partnership of 27 businessmen 1987 – 1991
  • CFL 1991
  • Bernard Glieberman 1991 – 1994
  • Bruce Firestone 1994 – 1995
  • Horn Chen 1995 – 1996
  • CFL 1996 – 1997

San Antonio Texans/Sacramento Gold Miners

  • Fred Anderson 1993 – 1996

Saskatchewan Roughriders/Regina Roughriders/Regina Rugby Club

  • Community/Widely Held 1911 – Present

Shreveport Pirates

  • Bernard Glieberman 1994 – 1996

Toronto Argonauts

  • Community/Widley Held 1873 – 1956
  • Basset/Burns/Cradock 1956 – 1960
  • Basset/Burns/Lumbers 1960 – 1971
  • Baton Broadcasting Ltd./Others 1971 – 1974
  • Bill Hodgson 1974 – 1976
  • Bill Hodgson/Carling O'Keefe Ltd. 1976 – 1979
  • Carling O'Keefe Ltd. 1979 – 1988
  • Ornest/Carling O'Keefe Ltd. 1988 – 1991
  • McNall/Candy/Gretzky 1991 – 1994
  • TSN Enterprises 1994 – 1995
  • Labatt Bewery of Canada 1995 – 1999
  • Sherwood Schwarz 1999 – 2003
  • CFL 2003
  • Sokolowski/Cynamon 2003 – 2010
  • David Braley 2010 – 2015
  • BCE/Kilmer Group 2015 – Present

Winnipeg Blue Bombers/Winnipegs Rugby Football Club

  • Community/Widely Held 1930 – Present